An image format that is used for storing bitmaps. It was designed for use in the Alias PIX graphics processing program. The file structure begins with a header followed by a packet with encoded pixels. It used in the PowerAnimator and Alias 3D software to work with three-dimensional models.
BMP is format for storing bitmap images. In this format, you can only save bitmaps monolayer. For each pixel in different files may come different number of bits. The latest versions of the BMP has the ability to control color. In particular, you can specify the endpoints perform gamma correction and embed color profiles ICC.